BCHF News

BCHF News

Chinese Lunar New Year 101 with Bob Sung —Free Virtual Event!

Saturday, January 29, 2022 - 2-3pm PSTVirtual (Zoom) REGISTER HERE Why is...

Remembering the 2003 BCHF conference

Tom Lymbery recalls a memorable BCHF conference in Prince George that included visits to St. Pius Catholic Church and a restaurant called Paradise.

January is Membership Month!

If you have received a notification that it's time to renew your membership with BCHF, then it must be January. The membership...

Asahis’ Kaye Kaminishi turns 100

Kaye Kaminishi was featured in a Heritage Minute video in 2019. (Historica Canada) Kaye Kaminishi, who played for...

From the President: BCHF 1922—2022

— Shannon Bettles, President Today I learned that on January 11, Kaye Kaminishi turned 100 years old. He is...
save the date graphic with calendar noting June 2-5 for the BC Historical Federation conference 2022

Save the Date — Conference 2022

The BC Historical Federation holds annual conference every June, and this year, we've partnered with the Victoria Historical Society to offer the...

Three new BCHF awards announced

BCHF Board Members have been busy working to modernize programs and policies in time for the Federation's 100th anniversary.

Lily Chow appointed to Order of Canada

On December 29, 2021, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, announced 135 appointments to the Order of...

In Memoriam: Alan Ramsden (1926-2021)

Alan Ramsden is seen in 2008 in the Touchstones Nelson archives. (Greg Scott photo) Alan Ramsden, who spent...
View of exterior of a building in Vancouver's Chinatowns

A virtual tour of the Vancouver Chinatown Storytelling Centre

What was life like for the early Chinese immigrants who came to British Columbia? What has that journey been like over the...